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Dorothy A. Denney

Died: 1/16/2011

Mrs. Dorothy A. Denney, age 65, of Seaford, DE, died peacefully on Sunday, January 16, 2011, at her home.

A native Delawarean, Mrs. Denney was born on July 26, 1945, daughter of the late Grace and James Heverin. She was a talented homemaker throughout her life and was well-known for her wonderful, loving personality and her great sense of humor.

Mrs. Denney was a talented artist and greatly enjoyed creating a variety of decorative crafts. With her husband and her granddaughter, she hosted many local craft shows over the years. In her leisure hours, she looked forward to watching her favorite soap operas, caring for her beloved pet dogs, and traveling to many interesting places all over North America.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sons, Cesare J. Saranga and Fred A. Denney. She is survived by her devoted husband, J. Bruce Denney; loving daughter, Rosa G. Petersen; sons, Randy Denney and Larry Denney; siblings, Richard Heverin, Jimmy Heverin, and Clara Cox; ten grandchildren, including caring granddaughter, Kiera X. Petersen, and grandson, Trevor Lam; a great grandson; nieces and nephews; adoring friends; and nine family pets.

A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Friday, January 21st, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 1 pm. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), 455 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.

To sign guest book, visit SPICER-MULLIKIN FUNERAL HOMES & CREMATORY 302-328-2213

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